House Dems Probe McDonald's Over 'Shrek' Cup Recall

Law360, New York (June 10, 2010, 2:24 PM EDT) -- A recent recall of “Shrek Forever After 3D” collectible drinking glasses has prompted top Democrats on the House Energy and Commerce Committee to seek more information from McDonald's Corp., which sold the glasses, and Arc International, which manufactured them, as part of their probe into the presence of cadmium in children's products.

In a letter sent Wednesday, Energy and Commerce Committee chairman Henry Waxman, D-Calif., and oversight subcommittee chairman Bart Stupak, D-Mich., requested that McDonald's brief the committee on the company's policies for ensuring the safety...
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